National Motto Added to Fresno Council Chambers

The phrase “In God We Trust” became America’s national motto by act of congress in 1956. Now, that motto is prominently displayed in the City Council chamber at Fresno City Hall. “It’s about faith, can’t dispute it is about faith, it’s about values, it’s abou...

Will Fresno Trust in God?

The phrase “In God We Trust” became America’s national motto by act of congress in 1956. It appears at the chambers of the United States House of Representatives. It has appeared on coins since the Civil War. N...

Bredefeld dumps another consultant contract

Garry Bredefeld is establishing himself as a bloat destroying machine. The councilman, representing Fresno’s sixth district, killed a $139,000 consultant contract at today’s (March 9) council meeting. This is t...

Brand says pot shops could yield $10 million for police

How will the city of Fresno regulate, if at all, marijuana shops within city limits? Recreational marijuana is now legal after voters statewide approved Proposition 64 last November, 57%-43%. While the personal use and growing a small amount is now in effect, ...